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ACT Test Dates for 2022-2023

Standardized tests, such as the ACT, are important parts of the scholarship application process for both college-specific merit scholarship and private scholarships. The first step to achieving a strong score on the ACT is by actually signing up for the ACT! We’ve collected all of the ACT test dates for you on this page.

Most test experts recommend that you finish your junior year of high school with at least one official testing under your belt. Remember, you can take either the ACT or the SAT–both are equally accepted by college admissions offices.

Related: SAT Test Dates

Jump ahead to the test dates for:

2023 ACT Test Dates

Students can register for any of the 2020-2021 ACT Test dates on the ACT website.

February test date

  • February 11, 2023
  • Registration Deadline: January 6
  • Registration Deadline with late fee: January 20

April test date

  • April 15, 2023
  • Registration Deadline: March 10
  • Registration Deadline with late fee: March 24

June test date

  • June 10, 2023
  • Registration Deadline: May 5
  • Registration Deadline with late fee: May 19

July test date (No New York test scheduled in July)

  • July 15, 2023
  • Registration Deadline: June 16
  • Registration Deadline with late fee: June 23

More resources for students

If you are preparing to take the ACT, there is a lot of work to be done. Our guides can help you to choose the best tutor, and decide which test to prioritize. Once you’ve got your standardized tests under your belt, don’t forget to search for scholarships to reduce the cost of college. And check out our guide for choosing a college to find the right match for you!